Auction 112, Lot 568

"Verceil Ville Forte en Italie…", Fer, Nicolas de

Subject: Italy

Period: 1695 (circa)

Publication: Les Forces de l'Europe

Color: Hand Color

9 x 6.5 inches
22.9 x 16.5 cm

Handsome plan of the fortifications at Vercelli. Engraved by Herman van Loon. Nicolas de Fer held the title of Geographer at Louis XIV's court. He was one of the most prolific publishers of plans of European cities in the late seventeenth century.

References: Pollak #21.

Condition: A

Manuscript page number in upper right margin.

Estimate: $70 - $100

Sold for: $55

Closed on 9/28/2005